First Ferrari confirmed for Autosport International 2018

02.11.2017 [16:22]
Ferrari 488 Challenge is the first car to be confirmed for the Ferrari main feature at Autosport International 2018, according to motorsport.com. Thursday 2 November 2017 – With just 70 days to go until Europe's biggest pre-season ...

Tickets for 2018 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix to go on sale this month

01.11.2017 [17:18]
Tickets for the 2018 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix will go on sale on November 6. Tickets for the F1 race in Baku will be offered at discount prices during the first two months, Baku City Circuit (BCC) reported ...

NASCAR Euro driver Jerry de Weerdt to start first K&N Pro Series race

31.10.2017 [17:18]
NASCAR Euro driver Jerry de Weerdt is expected to start in the K&N Pro Series race this Saturday at Kern County Raceway Park, according to motorsport.com. Move over Anthony Kumpen and Alon Day, another NASCAR Whelen Euro Series driver ...

Renault "made an error" with engine balance in Mexico

30.10.2017 [20:33]
Renault admits it was too aggressive in its approach to balancing Formula 1 engine performance with reliability in the Mexican Grand Prix after a string of failures, according to motorsport.com. Max Verstappen clinched victory in his Renault-powered Red Bull in Mexico, but his ...

Prette wins second Asia-Pacific race

28.10.2017 [20:54]
Philippe Prette narrowly held on to complete a lights-to-flag victory in a scrappy last Ferarri Challenge Asia Pacific race at Mugello, according to motorsport.com. Ferrari Hong Kong driver Prette held on through the inside of the first corner on the last lap to ensure he kept the rapidly ...

Rosberg involved in family team's GT expansion

28.10.2017 [15:57]
Formula 1 world champion Nico Rosberg will take a behind-the-scenes advisory role in the expansion of his father Keke’s Team Rosberg outfit into GT racing next year, according to motorsport.com. The team – which this year won the DTM championship with ...

Ganassi signs Jones to partner Dixon in 2018 IndyCar squad

26.10.2017 [16:53]
Ed Jones has received a dream call-up to partner Scott Dixon in Chip Ganassi Racing-Honda’s two-car IndyCar squad for 2017, according to motorsport.com. The 2016 Indy Lights champion impressed throughout his rookie IndyCar campaign with ...

Nissan confirms Formula E entry

25.10.2017 [17:51]
Nissan has confirmed it will enter Formula E from 2018/19, according to motorsport.com. The Japanese manufacturer announced on Wednesday at the Tokyo Motor Show that it will enter the electric single-seater series in place of an existing manufacturer ...

F1 moves closer to introducing 360-degree broadcasts

18.09.2017 [19:19]
Formula 1 has moved a stepped closer to introducing live 360-degree footage from races, following successful tests that took place at the Singapore Grand Prix last weekend, according to motorsport.com. F1's technology partner Tata trialled two live 360º video cameras at the Marina ...

Verstappen pips Vettel, McLaren shines in FP3

16.09.2017 [18:19]
Red Bull's Max Verstappen pipped Ferrari Formula 1 rival Sebastian Vettel to the fastest time in third and final practice for the Singapore Grand Prix, according to motorsport.com. Verstappen posted a 1m41.829s on the ultrasoft Pirelli ...

Bottas secures Mercedes contract for 2018

13.09.2017 [16:39]
The Mercedes Formula 1 team has extended Valtteri Bottas's contract for the 2018 season, according to motorsport.com. Bottas was signed as a last-minute replacement for 2016 world champion Nico Rosberg, who shocked F1 when he announced his ...

F1 pushing for more F2 drivers to get practice runs

12.09.2017 [18:02]
Formula 1 bosses are evaluating ways to increase the number of Formula 2 drivers regularly participating in Friday F1 practice sessions, according to Ross Brawn, according to motorsport.com ...

Singapore will favour Ferrari/Red Bull, says Mercedes

11.09.2017 [19:54]
Mercedes chief Toto Wolff believes this weekend's Singapore Grand Prix street circuit will favour Formula 1 rivals Ferrari and Red Bull, according to motorsport.com. Ferrari, which trails Mercedes by 63 points in the constructors' championship, has had the upper hand on low-speed tracks this ...

F1 has had 40 approaches from new GP venues

09.09.2017 [17:50]
Formula 1 commercial chief Sean Bratches says there have been around 40 expressions of interest from potential grand prix venues since Liberty Media took over earlier this year, according to motorsport.com. Bratches says that F1 will choose new events on the basis of what they can bring ...

F2 to become “almost compulsory” after F1 superlicence overhaul

08.09.2017 [18:40]
The Formula 1 superlicence system is set to be overhauled to make it “almost compulsory” for aspiring drivers to race in Formula 2, according to F2 technical director Didier Perrin, Motorsport.com reports ...

Lewis Hamilton wins Italian Grand Prix as Mercedes dominates

05.09.2017 [18:26]
Lewis Hamilton produced a dominant drive to win the Italian Grand Prix and seize the Formula 1 world championship lead outright for the first time this season, according to autosport.com. The Mercedes driver led away from pole and dictated the race from the ...

Formula 2 unveils 2018 car with Halo

31.08.2017 [20:04]
The new Formula 2 car that will be raced in the Formula 1 support series from 2018 has been revealed, according to motorsport.com. The car, called the F2 2018, was unveiled at the Monza circuit today and features a Halo cockpit protection device ...

Vettel extends Ferrari contract until 2020

26.08.2017 [18:51]
Sebastian Vettel will remain at Ferrari for the next three years, after the German agreed a contract extension to stay with the Maranello outfit over the Belgian Grand Prix weekend, according to motorsport.com. ...

Spa F2: Leclerc tops practice amid fire extinguisher woes

25.08.2017 [18:49]
Ferrari Formula 1 junior driver Charles Leclerc topped the Formula 2 practice at Spa-Francorchamps despite missing much of the session after his car’s cockpit fire extinguisher was activated, according to motorsport.com. Leclerc, who leads the F2 championship by 50 points over Rowland, had only ...